The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.13% 1.45% 2.78%
As % of the System Software category 14.61% 17.65% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £254 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +2.88%
VMware Infrastructure
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
89 85 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.61% 8.19% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 25
Median daily rate £425 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.63 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -3.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.60 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £28.00 £13.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) MS Office
6 12 (48.00%) Linux
6 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (48.00%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (44.00%) Virtual Environments
7 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
7 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (36.00%) NetApp
9 9 (36.00%) SCOM
10 8 (32.00%) CentOS
10 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (28.00%) SAN
12 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (24.00%) Citrix
12 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (24.00%) NFS
12 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
12 6 (24.00%) MCSE
12 6 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (24.00%) ITIL V2

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) NetApp Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Server Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) SAN Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) LAN Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (44.00%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL V2
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) Server Hardening
8 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (24.00%) MCSE
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) NFS
4 6 (24.00%) vCloud
4 6 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.00%) Docker
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) XenApp
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) vMotion
3 3 (12.00%) vRealize
4 2 (8.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) NetApp
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (24.00%) Citrix
6 5 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (16.00%) CommVault
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 3 (12.00%) Veeam
9 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.00%) Cisco
10 1 (4.00%) Intel
10 1 (4.00%) SAP